Category: condiments

paleo whole30 ketchup by Jay’s Baking Me Crazy

paleo whole30 ketchup by Jay’s Baking Me Crazy

Simple and tasty Paleo and Whole30 friendly ketchup by Jay’s Baking Me Crazy, converted for Thermomix. It’s sweet and spicy without any refined sugar. Even if you’re not on either of these diets we encourage you to give this one a go!

espresso BBQ sauce

espresso BBQ sauce

Heston Blumenthal inspired BBQ sauce with an espresso hit. Use this espresso BBQ sauce on your smoked meats, steaks, burgers… any type of meat really!

potato salad

potato salad

With a barbecue loving husband who likes to fire up his Weber Smokey Mountain most weekends its my job to come up with salads to compliment the low and slow cooked meats. While I do enjoy my not so traditional cauliflower ‘potato’ salad sometimes you just want the real thing which calls for roasting some potatoes and including some bacon.

avocado mayonnaise

avocado mayonnaise

One of the selling points of buying a Thermomix is the ability to make delicious home made mayonnaise. While we normally use Kewpie (Japanese) mayonnaise for use in small doses if we need a lot of it for potato salad or a dipping sauce there is really no better option than fresh home made.

Thai chilli jam

Thai chilli jam

This Thai chilli jam tastes so good I went through a stage of eating it on toast with only a slice of cheese. There are a lot of flavour layers to this recipe which really does set it apart from your average chilli jam.

mary’s lamb rub

mary’s lamb rub

This lamb rub is particularly good when smoking lamb shoulders. It also works well with other cuts of lamb. Rosemary, cumin, pepper, sugar, garlic powder, paprika. Mix all the ingredients and you’re ready to rub.

daisy’s beef rub

daisy’s beef rub

What spices to use in a beef rub is an interesting debate in the smoking world. A lot of the traditionalists, like Aaron Franklin of Franklin’s Barbecue, only use salt and pepper. That’s it. Personally, I need to do a few more tests before making a call – not a bad problem to have!

basic BBQ sauce

basic BBQ sauce

A great barbecue sauce works well to enhance the flavour of smoked meats. You can also use this sauce in all the other ways you would normally use a bbq sauce – burgers, hot dogs, pizza, steaks, the list goes on.

pp rub

pp rub

Most smoked meats call for a rub – a blend of spices. You can use this one on all pork cuts.

barbecue sauce inspired by Heston at Home

barbecue sauce inspired by Heston at Home

Inspired from Heston at Home. This barbecue sauce is my absolute favourite! Pour it on your meat, salad, pastry and enjoy!